Pregnancy, Birth & Parenting ~ BellyBelly

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Baby sleep tamers

Baby Sleep ‘Tamers’ – Recycling The Same Bad Advice Since 1913

Are you being seduced by the promises of secret tricks or methods that get your baby sleeping all night? You’re likely being sold recycled info from 1913 or earlier! Read on and find out more.

Breastfeeding twins

Breastfeeding Twins or More – 10 Tips For Twin Mothers

Breastfeeding twins or more? Here are 10 great tips that will help mothers of multiples find their groove feeding two or more babies.

Lies parents tell their children

25 BIGGEST Lies Parents Tell Their Children

Lying is bad, you shouldn’t lie. Well, that’s what we tell our kids anyway. Here are 25 of the biggest lies parents tell their kids… a humourous article for parents who really need a laugh.

Thermomix Top The Shonky Awards

Thermomix Receive Record Nominations for Choice ‘Shonky Awards’

Thermomix have broken the record for number of nominations in the Choice Shonky Awards this year, attracting over 500 nominations from Choice members and staff. Surprising, but, not really.

Cord around baby's neck

9 Surprising Facts About The Cord Around A Baby’s Neck

Many mothers-to-be worry about the umbilical cord wrapping around their baby’s neck. Here are 9 surprising facts about nuchal cords.

Gestational diabetes halved

New Research Into Gestational Diabetes – Risk Reduced Up To 83%

Gestational diabetes is on the rise – but researchers have uncovered how to slashing your chances of gestational diabetes by a whopping 83%. Find out how.

Low milk supply

Low Milk Supply – 7 Incorrect Assumptions Mothers Make

A MUST READ if you’re new to breastfeeding! Here are 7 incorrect assumptions to avoid that new mothers often make about breastfeeding.

Vitamin D and breastfeeding

Why Vitamin D Is So Important While Breastfeeding

Due to modern indoor lifestyles and the regular use of sunscreen, vitamin D deficiency is very common – which can also affect our babies. Find out what you can do to avoid a vitamin D deficiency in your breastfed baby.

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